FITNESS TESTING #9
Benchmark Workout: Pain Optional
3 Front squat
AMRAP Ring Dip for the remaining minute
To be done 30 minutes before class
– Use the heaviest weight possible on each set.
Do the gym programming (RX’d or competitor) for the day.
Rest 20 minutes
1 mile sled drag
– Goal is to consistently walk, with minimal stopping for one mile. Choose a weight that will allow you to complete the mile in no longer than 30 minutes. Avoid excessive pitching forward at the chest, stay upright like regular walking. Suggested loading is BW, 3/4 BW, 1/2 BW, or 1/3 BW
<strong>Mobility and Maintenance:</strong>
Choose 1-2 Thoracic Mobility Drills from Kelly Starrett’s Mobility WOD and spend 5-10 minutes with them.
Choose 1-2 Upper Extremity Mobility Drills from Kelly Starrett’s Mobility WOD and spend 5-10 minutes with them.
Choose 2-3 Lower Extremity Mobility Drills from Kelly Starrett’s Mobility WOD and spend 10-12 minutes with them.
Ensure that you have quality foods prepared in the appropriate quantities to fuel your efforts for the remainder of the week.
Different for everyone – could be quiet time, prayer or meditation or could be gathering with friends; the key is to engage in activities that make your life full and help you recharge your batteries.